• "It's unlike any other festival. One of the highlights of summer!"  - The Charlatans

  • "It's like Glastonbury at its best!! Happy beautiful people from the north. Long live Kendal Calling!"  - Doves

  • "Run to the hills for this small, family-friendly indie-dance festival. Small but beautifully formed"  - The Independent

  • "Kendal Calling is the best small festival in anywhere and everywhere!"  - Seasick Steve

  • "Kendal Calling is loved as much for its breathtaking setting in rolling green fields as for its top-notch lineup"  - Sunday Times

  • Best Medium Festival 2013 & 2016 Best Small Festival 2010 & 2011, Best Toilets 2015!

  • "Amazing setting, lovely people, great mix of music & a real ale tent right next to where I was DJing!"  - Mr Scruff

  • "I loved Kendal Calling!"  - Mark Chadwick, The Levellers

Purveying the festival’s spirit will be the craft gin Portobello Road 171 with their dedicated gin bar.

Immerse yourself in their botanical hideaway and enjoy their award-winning gin that is adored by discerning drinkers and gin connoisseurs around the world. Distilled in London, the classic London Dry gin recipe is crafted from English wheat and has a juniper forward flavour profile that is balanced by eight additional botanicals.  

With a menu of refreshing gin and tonics, fanciful cocktails and red snappers for the perfect Sunday morning pick me up, the Portobello Road Gin Bar is a must for any gin fan at Kendal Calling.

Portobello Road Gin’s talented team of ‘Gin Instructors’ will be hosting regular masterclasses where you can learn all about the gin-making process and the botanicals that go into making the nation’s favourite tipple

For more information visit http://www.portobelloroadgin.com